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House Bill 1950; Regular Session 2011-2012


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An Act amending Title 58 (Oil and Gas) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, providing for an unconventional gas well fee and for transfers from the Oil and Gas Lease Fund; providing for distribution of fees and transfers; establishing the Natural Gas Energy Development Program; consolidating the Oil and Gas Act with modifications and additions relating to definitions, well permits, permit objections, comments by municipalities and storage operators, well location restrictions, well site restoration, protection of water supplies, notification to public drinking water systems, containment for unconventional wells, transportation records regarding wastewater fluids, corrosion control requirements, gathering lines, well control emergency response, hydraulic fracturing chemical discharge requirements, bonding, air containment emissions, public nuisances, enforcement orders, well control emergency cost recovery, penalties, civil penalties, inspection and production of materials, witnesses, depositions and rights of entry, third party liability and inspection reports; providing for local ordinances relating to oil and gas operations and for responsibility for fee; making an appropriation; and making a related repeal.
PN 2689
Referred to FINANCE, Nov. 1, 2011
Reported as committed, Nov. 2, 2011
First consideration, Nov. 2, 2011
Laid on the table, Nov. 2, 2011
Removed from table, Nov. 2, 2011
(Remarks see House Journal Page 2217-2218), Nov. 14, 2011
(Remarks see House Journal Page 2229-2315), Nov. 15, 2011
PN 2765
Second consideration, with amendments, Nov. 16, 2011
Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS, Nov. 16, 2011
(Remarks see House Journal Page 2320-2345), Nov. 16, 2011
Re-reported as committed, Nov. 17, 2011
PN 2777
Third consideration, with amendments, Nov. 17, 2011
Final passage, Nov. 17, 2011 (107-76)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 2359-2395), Nov. 17, 2011
In the Senate
PN 2837
Reported as amended, Dec. 7, 2011
First consideration, Dec. 7, 2011
Second consideration, Dec. 12, 2011
Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS, Dec. 12, 2011
Re-reported as committed, Dec. 13, 2011
Third consideration and final passage, Dec. 14, 2011 (28-22)
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page ), Dec. 14, 2011
In the House
Referred to RULES, Dec. 14, 2011
Re-reported on concurrence, as committed, Dec. 20, 2011
House non-concurred in Senate amendments, Dec. 20, 2011 (0-197)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 2742-2748), Dec. 20, 2011
In the Senate
Senate insists on its amendments non-concurred in the House, Feb. 6, 2012
Senate appoints Senators SCARNATI, M. WHITE and YUDICHAK a committee of conference, Feb. 6, 2012
In the House
House insists on its non-concurrence in Senate amendments, Feb. 6, 2012
House appoints Representatives ELLIS, REED and HANNA a committee of conference, Feb. 6, 2012
In the Senate
PN 3048
Conference committee report presented in Senate, Feb. 6, 2012
In the House
Conference committee report presented in House, Feb. 7, 2012
(Remarks see House Journal Page 164-175), Feb. 7, 2012
In the Senate
Conference committee report adopted by Senate, Feb. 7, 2012 (31-19)
(Remarks see Senate Journal Page 105-112), Feb. 7, 2012
In the House
Conference committee report adopted by House, Feb. 8, 2012 (101-90)
(Remarks see House Journal Page 186-211), Feb. 8, 2012
Signed in House, Feb. 8, 2012
Signed in Senate, Feb. 10, 2012
Presented to the Governor, Feb. 10, 2012
Approved by the Governor, Feb. 14, 2012
Act No. 13 of 2012, Feb. 14, 2012
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